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Geoscience Intern - 2019 Job

Date: Nov 24, 2018

Location: Houston, Texas, US

Company: Hess Corporation


Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. 

We have an industry leading position in two key U.S. shale plays – the Bakken in North Dakota and the Utica in Ohio. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia. 

Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth.  We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business. 

For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at 



As a Geologist/Geophysicist intern, you will become an immediate asset to Hess by working relevant projects while enhancing your skill set. There will be involvement in projects with significant impact in one or more of the following Business Unit areas:


  • Exploration Groups: Offshore Gulf of Mexico, Offshore Atlantic Margins, Renewal
  • Onshore and Offshore Prodcution of Hess Oil / Gas Fields





Working alongside a designated Geoscience Mentor you will have the opportunity to work on projects which may include the following: 


  • Compile, interpret and integrate geophysical/geological data for regional scale interpretations, prospect generation or lease evaluation
  • Integrate petrophysical and geological information to investigate and develop different rock physics relationships at both regional and field development scales
  • Utilize computer workstations to enhance accuracy of geoscience interpretations by applying processing, modeling, 2D & 3D seismic mapping, attribute analysis, and utility software as necessary






  • Possess a high level of achievement within a Geosciences academic program
  • Possess a foundation of fundamental geology principles and skills
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Ability to think critically
  • Ability to be motivated and to motivate others
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possess an above average level of understanding of the E&P Industry
  • Internships are 12 weeks during the summer months



  • Master’s or PhD in geoscience-related field (in progress)
  • Include date of graduation and overall GPA on resume.
  • Please provide a copy of your most recent transcript.



The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.

  • Builds Trusted Relationships
  • Develops Talent
  • Creates Effective Teams
  • Thinks Strategically
  • Inspires Innovation
  • Demonstrates Courage
  • Drives Continuous Improvement
  • Makes Quality Decisions
  • Delivers High Performance


Hess is an equal opportunity employer; we welcome diversity in all forms of expression and thought.

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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